Prince of Wales


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Prince of Wales

n.
1. The male heir to the British throne.
2. Used as the title for the male heir to the British throne, conferred by the sovereign.

Prince of Wales

n
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) the eldest son and heir apparent of the British sovereign

Prince of Wales

n
(Placename) Cape Prince of Wales a cape in W Alaska, on the Bering Strait opposite the coast of the extreme northeast of Russia: the westernmost point of North America

Prince′ of Wales′


n.
1. a title conferred by the British sovereign on the male heir apparent, usu. the eldest son.
2. Cape, a cape in W Alaska, on Bering Strait: the westernmost point of North America.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Prince of Wales - the male heir apparent of the British sovereign
prince - a male member of a royal family other than the sovereign (especially the son of a sovereign)
Translations

Prince of Wales

nil principe di Galles
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"But I heard that a marriage between the Prince of Wales and Mademoiselle d'Orleans was spoken of," said De Winter.
"His majesty will then take refuge in Holland, where I hear his highness the Prince of Wales now is."
But this fine young savage --this sea Prince of Wales, never saw the captain's cabin.
He found new friends too in the Queen and in her young son Henry, Prince of Wales. It was a strange friendship and a warm one that grew between the gallant boy- prince of ten and the tried man of fifty.
"That is exactly the point, Planchet, we must come to: it is to this eldest son, formerly called the Prince of Wales, and who is now styled Charles II., king of England."
This young Prince of Wales, a king without a kingdom, as you have so well said, Planchet, has interested me.
Interestingly, someone posted on the site (https://www.quora.com/Will-William-become-Prince-of-Wales-when-Charles-becomes-King-and-will-Harry-eventually-become-the-Duke-of-York) Quora the question on whether or not William will become the Prince of Wales and Harry the Duke of York if their father becomes king.
The Prince of Wales was treated to a Red Arrows display during his visit.
During the visit, Their Royal Highnesses will open a new equine arena, unveil a full sized sculpture of a Section D Welsh Cob Stallion and officially open a new garden on the showground, created specifically to commemorate the 50th anniversary of HRH's investiture as The Prince of Wales.
The portrait shows Charles standing in the dining room of Llwynywermod, his Welsh home in Myddfai, Llandovery, with a hand-carved set of the Prince of Wales' feathers mounted on the wall in the background.
Charles was created the Prince of Wales by the Queen when he was only nine years old, on July 26, 1958.
It is highly fitting that HRH The Prince of Wales is with us today.

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